The Korean pop (K-Pop) sensations the BTS members launched their individual Instagram accounts, this came after the group announced that they’re going to be taking an extended break from performing so as to ‘re-inspire’ themselves.
The BTS, which has 15.8 million followers on their group’s Instagram page, includes seven members, RM (@rkive), Jungkook (@abcdefghi__lmnopqrstuvwxyz), Jin (@jin), Suga (@agustd), J-Hope (@uarmyhope), Jimin (@j.m), and V (@thv).
All the members now have their individual Instagram accounts, that have already been verified and have gained a following of 17 million in just a day
The group is managed by Big Hit Entertainments, which had earlier announced that the group is going to be taking their “second official extended period of rest”.
The BTS group was formed in 2010 and debuted in 2013; they rose to global prominence following the success of hits like ‘Mic Drop’ and their album ‘Love Yourself: Tear’.
The group is usually credited with popularizing Korean music in western countries and is known for its elaborate and vibrant music videos. The group has collaborated with artists like Nicki Minaj, Halsey, Lil Nas X, The Chainsmokers, Coldplay, and many more.
In September 2020, the group also addressed a video message at the United Nations General Assembly.
Following the announcement of their second break from the music, the group’s management also informed the break will last a minimum of until March of 2022, that will give time for the members to rest and spend time with family.
In a statement released by their management company Big Hit Entertainments, they thanked the fans for their support and patience. “they (BTS) will return as their best, healthiest selves after recharging in order that they can return all the love from the fans. their management company stated.
Meanwhile, the group also will be working on their upcoming album, “New Chapter”, it’s expected that the group will make a comeback with a new album in March with a performance in Seoul.
BTS has an overwhelming fan base among the young and teenage audience, which clearly reflects within the numbers of their individual Instagram accounts as it is only growing ever since they launched their accounts.
The group was also recently nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Duo or Group Performance, one of the seven members Jin had earlier said that it would be an “honor” to win a Grammy; they have previously been nominated for a Grammy in 2021, for their song “Dynamite” in the same category.
BTS has already won 9 American Music Awards between 2018 and 2021.